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McNeese State University
College of Nursing


Office Location:
4205 Ryan Street Hardtner Hall

Mailing Address:
Box 90415
Lake Charles, LA 70609-0415
Phone:(337) 475-5820

Undergraduate Program:
800.622.3352 ext 5821
337.475.5821
E-mail: Dena Bumgarden,
Administrative Assistant


MSN Program:
800.622.3352 ext 5753
337.475.5753
E-mail:
Stephenie Lavoi,
Administrative Assistant

Associate of Science in Nursing Curriculum

Associate of Science in Nursing Curriculum

Nursing (A.S.N.)


The curriculum requires 25 hours of general education course work prior to application to the nursing concentration courses.

First Semester


Total Semester Hours: 12

Prerequisites


  • BIOL 225 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • ENGL 101 - English Composition I
  • FFND 101 - Freshman Foundations
  • MBIO 201 - Microbiology
  • ORIN 101 - Freshman Orientation

Second Semester


Total Semester Hours: 13

Prerequisites


  • BIOL 226 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II
  • ENGL 102 - English Composition II
  • MATH 113 - College Algebra
  • PSYC 233 - Psychology of Human Development

Level I Clinical Component


Third Semester


Total Semester Hours: 12

  • NUAD 102 - The Nurse as Provider of Care
  • NURS 330 - Pharmacology for Health Professionals
  • STAT 231 - Elementary Probability and Statistical Inference

Fourth Semester


Total Semester Hours: 14

  • HIST 201 - American History to 1877 or
  • HIST 202 - American History since 1877
  • NUAD 106 - Manager of Nursing Care I
  • NURS 326 - Nursing Informatics

Level II Clinical Component


Fifth Semester


Total Semester Hours: 11

  • Fine Arts Elective - 3
  • NUAD 201 - Manager of Nursing Care II: Mental Health Nursing
  • NUAD 204 - Manager of Nursing Care II: Beginning Adult Health Nursing

Sixth Semester


Total Semester Hours: 10

  • NUAD 205 - Nursing Trends and Issues
  • NUAD 208 - Manager of Nursing Care III

General Education Hours: 34


Nursing Concentration: 38


Total Degree Requirements: 72


Minimum length of time for degree: 6 semesters